The definition of opportune is appropriate or suitable, or happening at the right time.(adjective)
An example of something opportune is a job opening up in your field right after graduation.
See opportune in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < MFr < L opportunus, lit., at or before the port < ob- (see ob-) + portus, port
See opportune in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French opportun
Origin: , from Latin opportūnus
Origin: , from ob portum (veniēns), (coming) toward port
Origin: : ob, to; see ob-
Origin: + portum
Origin: , accusative of portus, harbor; see per-2 in Indo-European roots.
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